Tag: stings

First Aid and Self Aid!

First Aid and Self Aid! Josh “7P’s of Survival” Last week we talked about building a kit for wilderness first aid or self aid and also what is needed for treatment of a gun shot wound or massive trauma. We then talked a good bit about medicinal herbs and plants for that first aid kit…
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February 17, 2016 0

Stings and Bites and Herbal Remedies!

Stings and Bites and Herbal Remedies! Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” After a long, cold, and wet winter, spring has finally arrived here in New England. I finally have violets, dandelion, and plantain popping up in my lawn. The sun is warm, the comfrey and peppermint are already thriving, and my elderberry and rose…
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May 17, 2015 0

Insect bites & stings

Original Post on APN By Janet, author of itsadisaster Basic first aid tips for insect bites & stings Things to watch for… Stinger (Note: honeybees leave a stinger and venom sac) Puncture or bite mark Burning pain or Swelling Allergic Reaction – Pain, itching, hives, redness or discoloration at site, trouble breathing, signs of shock…
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June 29, 2011 0